Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for two Safeguarding Officers to join our team based in Chingford, working on safeguarding, welfare and vetting cases as part of the delivery of Safe Scouting across the UK.

As part of the Safeguarding Team, you will be responsible for giving support and advice to local volunteer managers in responding to concerns or complaints affecting the safety and welfare of young people; for progressing safeguarding concerns and making the necessary referrals to statutory agencies where required.


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Before making an application please ensure that you’ve read the Recruitment and selection policy. In order for us to monitor the application of our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion policy, we’d be grateful if you’d also complete the Recruitment Monitoring questions on the Application Form.

Scouts is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and actively seeking applicants from a wide range of backgrounds, in particular, Black, Asian and ethnic minority communities.

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